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 Maris: 1961
 
Maris at bat against Boston Red Sox, 1961

Maris connects on September 24, 1961 against the Red Sox. Alas, the ball did not leave Fenway Park, and it would be another two days before Maris would tie Babe Ruth's single-season record.

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